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The '''University of Mary Washington''' is a public university in Virginia that focuses on undergraduate education in the liberal arts and sciences. The core of its main campus of roughly 4,000 mostly residential students in Fredericksburg, Virginia, is the College of Arts and Sciences, which offers degrees in various liberal arts disciplines. The University began a BSN completion program in fall of 2014 for AS-prepared nurses to earn a bachelor's degree in their field. A College of Education and a College of Business offers advanced degrees. Around 450 students are enrolled in the university's graduate programs.
Motto''Pro Deo Domo Patria''
MottoengFor God, home, and country
Established1908
Former namesState Normal and Industrial School for Woman at Fredericksburg (1908–1938)
TypePublic university|Public
EndowmentUS$41.4 millionAs of December 13, 2014. {{Cite web|title=U.S. and Canadian Institutions Listed by Fiscal Year 2013 Endowment Market Value and Percentage Change in Endowment Market Value from FY 2012 to FY 2013 |work=2014 NACUBO-Commonfund Study of Endowments |publisher=National Association of College and University Business Officers |url=http://www.nacubo.org/Documents/EndowmentFiles/2013NCSEEndowmentMarket%20ValuesRevisedFeb142014.pdf |format=PDF |accessdate=February 16, 2010 |deadurl=yes |archiveurl=http://www.webcitation.org/6Pg7vCEwR |archivedate=May 18, 2014 }}
Staff| faculty = 206
PresidentRichard V. Hurley{{Cite web
Urlhttp://fredericksburg.com/News/FLS/2010/042010/04112010/540317
Students4,831{{cite web |url=http://research.schev.edu/enrollment/E24_Report.asp |title=Fall Enrollment by Tuition Status and Level
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